Demise of Tangmarg social activist Sofi widely condoled

Demise of Haji Ali Mohammad Ganai, alias Sofi – a well-know social activist of Tangmarg, who passed away here on Saturday, has been widely condoled.

Sofi, who passed at the age of 94, has served in various socio-political shades right from the times of GM Sadiq, a former prime minister of Jammu and Kashmir.

Sofi was buried in his ancestral graveyard on Saturday morning at Patiheer habitation of Hariwatnoo village in Tangmarg.

Former trade union leader and PDP leader Abdul Qayoom Wani, PDP leader Shabir Ahmad Mir, former commissioner education and NC leader Farooq Ahmad Shah, Ex state minister Ghulam Hassan Mir, NC leader Shiekh Mustafah Kamal, Ex MLA Gulmarg Mohammad Abbas Wani, and many other have paid tributes to Sofi and expressed solidarity with the bereaved family. Rasm-e-Charum of late Sofi will be observed on Tuesday.